Each cocktail mixing class has up to two lesson modules, with the option of a third module. We have 10 cocktail making class modules for you. To make it easier, we have shown an example of a stirred or shaken cocktail that you and your guests can make for each module. Please get in touch with us for a full list of all the beverages for each module.
|Engaging The Senses||
There are five basic tastes:
Learn how to leverage these basic tastes to make a terrific cocktail.
Understand how each cocktail can engage any of the five senses of touch, smell, taste, sight, and sound. Find out how to use these to create a deep emotional reaction to the drink.
You will discuss cocktail pairing strategies with food, themes, and seasonality during our class. Learn how to take a culinary approach to the art of making cocktails. You might just feel like a culinary genius at the end of our workshop!
|The Tools of the Trade||
You will understand how the best equipment creates the best cocktails.
Gain an overview of the most important cocktail making tools.
Learn how to use cocktail tools just as an expert cocktail mixer does.
Find out what you need to look for in good quality equipment for your own use.
You understand the basics. You can figure out the equipment. Now it’s time to check your mastery of the ingredients!
Through this module, you will understand how various ingredients work together to create a tasty and well-balanced cocktail.
You will learn how these cocktail ingredients are made. You get to select and prepare great quality ingredients. Finally, you learn how to store your ingredients.
|Building a Cocktail||
Got the basics in place? Now learn the fundamental techniques to prepare a great quality shaken and stirred cocktail.
Here, you will review core cocktail preparation concepts. You receive hands-on experience with:
Mastering these fundamental cocktail skills creates a solid platform for your own creations. With your new cocktail mixing knowledge, you can be the star of your own unique cocktail party!